SSIT Board Issues Statement in Support of Ukrainian Refugees

By on March 9th, 2022 in Articles, Blog Posts, Ethics, Social Implications of Technology, Societal Impact

At their March 8, 2022, Board of Governors meeting, The IEEE Society on Social Implications of Technology (SSIT) unanimously passed a motion approving the following statement:

“The IEEE Society on Social Implications of Technology actively supports any IEEE initiative that helps the Ukrainian refugees.”

In 2022 SSIT marks 50 years as an IEEE entity. SSIT’s vision and mission statements are:

Vision: Humans understand technology’s power and mobilize it only for good.

Mission: To enhance awareness and understanding of technology’s complex relationship with society by cultivating a recognized global community that engages with today’s most pressing technological challenges and opportunities.

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